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NYSC Mourns as Five Camp-bound Corps Members Die in Crash

By Adejumoke Alebiosu Tragedy struck last Wednesday, 28th July, 2021, as five prospective members of the National Youth Service Corps lost their lives in a crash on the Abaji-Kwali Expressway in Abuja. The NYSC Director, Press and Public Relations, Adenike Adeyemi, stated this in a brief statement released across social media platforms, titled, “Black Wednesday for NYSC family”, ‘It is ...

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Director-General Flags-off the NYSC National Sanitation Exercise

By Adejumoke Alebiosu Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, Director General, NYSC, flagged-off the NYSC National Sanitation Exercise at the Palace of the Sa’Nyanyayi of Nyanya, Abuja, on Saturday, 24th July 2021. In his address, the Director General pointed out that the need to enlighten the public on the health risks of poor hygiene was based on the report of the last ...

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Anambra NYSC Flags Off 2021 Environmental Sanitation Exercise

By Adejumoke Alebiosu National Youth Service Corps, Anambra State has flagged off 2021 Environmental Sanitation Exercise. The ceremony took place at the Neni Civic Centre, Anaocha Local Government Area recently. Speaking at the event, Mrs Yetunde Baderinwa, State Coordinator, NYSC Anambra, who presented the address of Brig. Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, Director General, NYSC, said the essence of the exercise is ...

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NYSC Anambra State Coordinator Visits CMD, NAUTH

By Adejumoke Alebiosu Dr Joseph Ugboaja, Chief Medical Director, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, NAUTH, Nnewi, has assured the NYSC Anambra State of their continued support, which according to him remains part of their statutory responsibility to corps members. Dr Ugboaja gave the assurance while receiving Mrs Yetunde Baderinwa, State Coordinator, NYSC Anambra State, in his office recently. He also ...

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President Buhari Celebrates Eid with Corps Members in Daura

By Adejumoke Alebiosu It was another joyous Eid Day, a feast popularly known as Sallah, last Tuesday, 20th July, 2021 for the Corps Members serving in Daura, the country home of President Muhammadu Buhari as they were  hosted by Mr President for the 2021 Sallah celebration. The President once again demonstrated his love and generosity for the Corps Members with ...

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DG Visits Composer of NYSC Anthem

By Adejumoke Alebiosu The Director General of the National Youth, Service Corps has paid a visit to the composer of the scheme’s anthem Dr. Oluwole Adetiran. The visit was predicated on the news of the ill-health of the great music legend, who composed and produced the age-long NYSC anthem. The Director-General was received by the living music legend with joyous ...

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DG Cautions PCMs on Adherence To COVID-19 Safety, Security Measures

By Adejumoke Alebiosu The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, has cautioned Prospective Corps Members on the need to adhere to COVID-19 safety protocols as well as security measures put in place to safeguard their lives and ensure the success of the forthcoming 2021 Batch ‘B’ Orientation Course scheduled to commence on the 27th July, ...

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State Coordinator Lauds NYSC DG On Erosion Control Project

By Adejumoke Alebiosu The Taraba State Coordinator of the National Youth Service Scheme, Mr Tony Nzoka, has expressed deep appreciation to the Director-General of the NYSC, Brigadier-General Shuaibu Ibrahim, for the fast pace of the ongoing construction work to Control the menace of Erosion in the NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp Sibre, Ardo Kola LGA, Taraba State. The project which is ...

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NYSC Trains Public Relations Officers

….commends wide publicity of scheme’s activities By Adejumoke Alebiosu NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim has commended Public Relations Officers in the Scheme for prompt responses to false stories concerning the  Scheme. He also urged them to always be vigilant to correct misconceptions about NYSC’s operations often circulated by people who use the social media fot dubious objectives. Ibrahim stated ...

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Dg Warns ICT Desk Officers Against Unethical Practices

By Adejumoke Alebiosu Information and Communication Technology Desk Officers in the National Youth Service Corps have been warned against indulging in any form of unethical practices that can affect the operations of the scheme. The Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, gave the warning recently while addressing ICT Desk Officers from the 36 State Secretariats, as well as FCT and National ...

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